KasarDevi @Uttarakhand |Tourist Information Centre

How to reach Kasar Devi

  • Air Port :Pantnagar is the nearest airport, Air India operates flights from Delhi 3 to 4 days a week.

  • Railway Station :The nearest railway station is Kathgodam, Uttarakhand, from KasarDevi its around 90 Km. Haldwani & Kathgodam are adjacent to each other, Haldwani is like the entrance door to Kumaun and Haldwani/Kathgodam are well connected by trains from Delhi (Shatabdi runs daily), Lucknow, Dehradun, Jaipur, Howrah (Kolkata).

  •  Bus : Haldwani is well connected by buses from Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Dehradun. Bus timings(tentative) are mentioned above and Official website of Govt Of Uttarakhand for buses is https://utconline.uk.gov.in/welcome.aspx

  • Taxi : Hired/shared taxis to Kasar Devi are easily available from Delhi, Haldwani, Almora, Nainital , Bhimtal , Ranikhet , Binsar , Kausani ,  Lohaghat , Chaukori , Munsiyari and other parts of Uttarakhand . Shared taxis from Haldwani to Almora are very frequent . From haldwani one can hire a taxi to Kasar Devi; or bus/shared taxi to Almora and take another taxi to Kasar Devi. 

Orientation

  • Kasar Devi is located in Uttarakhand’s Kumaun region,10 km/30 min from Almora District.

    KasarDevi is around 
  • 16 km/35 min from Binsar,
  • 51 km/110 min from Ranikhet ,
  • 57 km/2 hrs from Kausani,
  • 70 km/150 min from Nainital ,
  • 75 km /160 min from Naukuchiatal,
  • 115 km/230 min from Chaukori,
  • 124 km /4 hrs from Lohaghat
  • 200 km/6 hrs from Munsiyari ,
    and
  • 400 km/9 hrs from Delhi/NCR

Where to stay in Kasar Devi

There are plenty of resorts , hotels,homestays in Kasar Devi , suiting tourist of any budget,in peak season prices soar up, so it’s better to book early. 


KMVN Kumaon Mandal Vikas Nigam Ltd rest house is also present nearby.


One can also opt for hotels / homestays which are nearby from Kasardevi like in Almora or Binsar etc. These places are very well connected to Kasardevi, uttarakhand . 



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Things the place offers

  • Bird watching :Binsar wildlife sanctuary is very nearby and an ideal place for watching exotic ,residential & migratory birds.

  • Meditation:Due to it's calm,serene and lush green environment its an ideal place for yoga & meditation.Swami Vivekananda meditated here.

Nearby places to visit

  • Mrig Vihar Zoo / Deer Park: park preserves a number of deer, Himalayan bears and wild leopards.

  • Katarmal Sun temple:It  is a unique cluster of temples (around 44) which are the tallest temples in the Kumaun. It is 10 kms from Kasar Devi & is located at a height of 2116 meters above sea level. It was built somewhere between the 9th – 13th Century by King Katarmalla the then ruler of Kumaun.

  • Binsar,Kausani,Nainital,Almora